There are 4 ways to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Shrewsbury by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford-upon-Avon to Smethwick Galton Bridge High Level
  2. Take the train from Smethwick Galton Bridge to Shrewsbury

$27 - $40

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Bus  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, Oxfam to Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station X50
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Shrewsbury National Express

$17 - $21

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Bus, line 42 bus, line 125 bus, line 436 bus  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, Oxfam to Redditch, Bus Station (below Kingfisher Shopping Centre) X19
  2. Take the line 42 bus from Redditch, Bus Station (below Kingfisher Shopping Centre) to Kidderminster, Railway Station 42
  3. Take the line 125 bus from Kidderminster, Railway Station to High Town, Sainsbury's 125
  4. Take the line 436 bus from High Town, Sainsbury's to Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand P) 436

$24

Drive  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Stratford-upon-Avon to Shrewsbury 81.2 miles

$17 - $26

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Stratford-upon-Avon to Shrewsbury. However, there are services departing from Stratford-upon-Avon, Oxfam and arriving at Shrewsbury via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stratford-upon-Avon to Shrewsbury. However, there are services departing from Stratford-upon-Avon and arriving at Shrewsbury via Smethwick Galton Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 46 min.

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The distance between Stratford-upon-Avon and Shrewsbury is 57 miles. The road distance is 81.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Shrewsbury without a car is to train which takes 2 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Shrewsbury, including transfers.

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Stratford-upon-Avon to Shrewsbury bus services, operated by Johnson's Excelbus, depart from Stratford-upon-Avon, Oxfam station.

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Stratford-upon-Avon to Shrewsbury train services, operated by West Midlands, depart from Stratford-upon-Avon station.

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The best way to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Shrewsbury is to train which takes 2 h 46 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 38 min.

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Stratford-upon-Avon to Shrewsbury bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Shrewsbury station.

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Stratford-upon-Avon to Shrewsbury train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Shrewsbury station.

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Map of how to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Shrewsbury.
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  • Distance: 57.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 46 min

What companies run services between Stratford-upon-Avon, England and Shrewsbury, England?

You can take a train from Stratford-upon-Avon to Shrewsbury via Smethwick Galton Bridge High Level and Smethwick Galton Bridge in around 2 h 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stratford-upon-Avon to Shrewsbury via Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station and Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth in around 3 h 38 min.

Train operators
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Stratford-upon-Avon to Smethwick Galton Bridge High Level
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Smethwick Galton Bridge to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
First Anytime Day Single
$24 - $40
Bus operators
Johnson's Excelbus
Phone
01564 797 070
Email
businfo@johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Website
johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, Oxfam to Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
johnsonscoaches.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, Oxfam to Redditch, Bus Station (below Kingfisher Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
A & M Group
Phone
(01926) 612487
Email
info@flexi-bus.co.uk
Website
flexi-bus.co.uk
Bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, Oxfam to Redditch, Unicorn Hill (opp Odeon Cinema)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
flexi-bus.co.uk
Diamond
Phone
0121 322 2222
Email
comments@diamondbuses.com
Website
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Redditch, Bus Station (below Kingfisher Shopping Centre) to Kidderminster, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Kidderminster, Railway Station to High Town, Sainsbury's
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from High Town, Sainsbury's to Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand P)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Stratford-upon-Avon to Shrewsbury is 81 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to drive from Stratford-upon-Avon to Shrewsbury.

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